Celebrity: Zayn Malik
Date of Birth
Zayn Malik’s Net Worth: $65 million
English singer, songwriter and musician, Zain Javadd “Zayn” Malik better known as Zayn Malik, born on the 12th of January 1993, in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, has a net worth of $65 million.
The singer who was raised in East Bowling and graduated from Tong High School was a subject of ridicule during his days in school simply because he often mixed Pakistani and Irish/English together. Malik who is a fan of rap and R&B, that has Bruno Mars as one of his favorite artists, auditioned as a solo artist for the British music competition The X Factor in 2010. Though he was being eliminated as a solo performer on the show, he was paired with four other artists to form the boy band, named One Direction that progressed to become one of the most popular acts ever produced by a reality series till date.
The famous music group owned by a corporation called 1D Media that was formed in 2010 and owned equally by the five members of the band has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide since their creation in 2010. They have also released five studio albums. And between June 2013 and June 2014, they generated $75 million in revenue. While between June 2014 and 2015, they generated $130 million in revenue. Their “Where We Are” Tour in addition generated $282 million, said to be the second highest gross for a vocal group in history.
Sadly the band went on hiatus in January 2016 after one of the band members, Zayn Malik left the group in 2015 and eventually each member the band launched their own solo careers that have been amazingly successful for all of them that have even released different solo songs that have charted in the Top 40 in the US. They are famously known to be one of the very few members of a group that still became successful in their individual music career after going solo.
Zayn Malik who is a practicing Muslim and die hard fan of the famous English football club, Manchester United, was initially rumoured to have gotten engaged to actress Perrie Edwards, whom he had been dating since 2012, but their relationship reportedly went sour and ended in August 2015. He has since been dating top model Gigi Hadid but they both announced their split last week after two years into their relationship. And in the wake of their break-up, Zayn has reportedly snapped up a new $10.7million bachelor pad in New York’s Soho district in order to mend his broken heart and start his life again as a single man.